Tag Archives: Paul McCartney

RECORD STORE DAY: More Releases Announced

The folks behind Record Store Day have announced their full lineup of releases. Here are some highlights from the massive list due out on April 18th: Bruce Springsteen – The remastered versions of his first seven albums — available in a box set last fall — will be issued individually on vinyl. The Animals – The Animals No. 2 EP ... Read More »

McCartney & Metallica confirmed for Lollapalooza 2015

Paul McCartney and Metallica have been announced as the headliners of Lollapalooza 2015. The festival takes place between July 31 – August 2 in Chicago’s Grant Park. They’re playing different nights, so sadly the “Helter Skelter” jam session you’re already dreaming about is probably not going to happen. According to Lollapalooza’s official site, McCartney will headline the Friday night lineup, which ... Read More »

Rock Hall Ceremony Presenters Revealed

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its first presenters and performers for its 2015 induction ceremony, taking place April 18 at Cleveland’s Public Hall. As previously reported, Paul McCartney will present Ringo Starr with the Rock Hall’s one-off Award for Musical Excellence, while Patti Smith will do the honors for the late Lou Reed and J. Geils Band ... Read More »

McCartney explains why he’s working with Kanye

Cross-cultural collaborations are nothing new to Paul McCartney. After all, some of his biggest hits in the ’80s were duets with Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder. Still, we were all surprised when it was revealed last summer that he was considering working with Kanye West. McCartney recently explained how West caused him to understand what hip-hop was about. As he ... Read More »

Four Classic Rockers on the Forbes Top 10 Highest Paid Musicians List

Thanks to their successful tours, four classic rockers — the Eagles, Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney – wound up in the Top 10 on the annual World’s Highest Paid Musicians list. According to Forbes, the Eagles finished at No. 3 by taking in $100 million. Directly behind them were Bon Jovi ($82 million) and Springsteen ($81 million). McCartney, the ... Read More »

Paul McCartney in Phoenix Tomorrow Night

  Here’s a little taste of what you can expect at the Paul McCartney show at US Airways Center.   Paul McCartney Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA USA August 10th, 2014   1. Eight Days a Week (The Beatles song) 2. Save Us 3. All My Loving (The Beatles song) 4. Listen to What the Man Said (Wings song) 5. ... Read More »

McCartney Remasters Due Out September 23rd

Deluxe box sets of remastered albums are definitely all the rage in the classic rock world lately, and now Paul McCartney has joined the party! Just announced on Sir Paul’s official website, two Wings albums, Venus and Mars andAt The Speed Of Sound, will be reissued on September 23rd and available in four different formats:  Standard (with two discs containing the original remastered album and bonus tracks), ... Read More »